The perception of Liberman as an abrasive hardliner is due more to his blunt statements regarding the loyalty of Israeli-Arabs rather than any territorial intransigence regarding the Palestinians
Women have been recognized as having actively participated in miracles of many Jewish holidays, but their efforts leading up to the events of Purim in old-time Persia are outstanding.
Some tips from Megillas Esther that can help with compulsive eating, and in general with behaviors we would like to modify. But remember, have a freilichen Purim!
Despite all the documented European Muslim-immigrant Jew hatred, more than a 1000 rabbis have signed a petition to bring large numbers of MENA Muslims into America. How can this possibly be explained?
"The Jewish nation's bonds to Jerusalem are perhaps the deepest there have ever been in history between a people and a city."
I think the rollout of Trump’s first executive order on immigration was amateur. But the spirit of the order was correct.
Before the current outburst of anti-Semitism, problems existed. According to 2015 FBI hate crime statistics over 1/2 of 1200+ religious motivated incidents were aimed at Jews, only 2% of US population
Though some insist Israel is isolated in the international community, it is becoming increasingly clear that Israel is in fact building new friendships and alliances-REGIONAL alliances in the Gulf
Abbas' explicit rejections of a "Jewish State" are not relevant to the NY Times. It boggles the mind the Times feel it is okay to keep its readers in the dark about his repeated refection of Israel
“The world has decided that if these Islamists will do the West’s dirty work of fighting ISIS, then we in the West are fine to let them enslave, rape and murder Yazidis"
"Eyeless in Gaza" shows the under-reported unprecedented efforts by Israel to minimize Gaza's civilian casualties and how Hamas works to maximize them.
The Palestinian mindset veteran Israeli peace negotiator Michael Herzog described raises the question if ANY Israeli gov't could come to terms with the currently constituted Palestinians leadership
Amnesty International refused to add the war on anti-Semitism to its agenda's vocabulary. It also refuses to use the word "terrorist" describing Palestinian attackers as "victims"